Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao rules out lockdown, says it cripples public life and economy

Hyderabad: At a time when most of the states are imposing lockdown during to rising numbers in covid-19 cases, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR) has emphatically said that lockdown would not be imposed in the state. He added that imposition of lockdown would bring hardships to many and lead to total collapse of … Read more Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao rules out lockdown, says it cripples public life and economy

Doctors’ associations call for a lockdown

With cases continuing to surge in Tamil Nadu, doctors’ associations are worried about the “overburdened” healthcare infrastructure and have called for an intense lockdown to cut down disease transmission and step up infrastructural requirements. Government doctors’ associations have already submitted representations, recommending a lockdown. K. Senthil, president of the Tamil Nadu Government Doctors’ Association, said … Read more Doctors’ associations call for a lockdown

Can coronavirus infection spread by flushing the toilet? Find out the truth here

New Delhi: At the time when the country is reeling under the second wave of coronavirus, you may have come across several posts on social media that must have claimed to found the guaranteed cure to the dieses caused by the novel SARS-CoV-2 virus.  The latest post that has emerged on social media is coronavirus … Read more Can coronavirus infection spread by flushing the toilet? Find out the truth here

Looking back, organisers may have tweaked few things: Pat Cummins on hosting IPL in India

‘First thing was to find out whether us playing the IPL was the right thing and basically everyone said, we would be lost without the IPL for three or four hours every night’ Australia pacer Pat Cummins feels the IPL organisers, in hindsight, could have “tweaked a few things” after deciding to host the league … Read more Looking back, organisers may have tweaked few things: Pat Cummins on hosting IPL in India

Curfew in Uttar Pradesh extended till May 10 amid COVID-19 spurt

New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday (May 5) extended the lockdown-like restrictions till May 10 in view of the massive upswing in COVID-19 cases. The ‘corona curfew’ will now be enforced till 7 am on May 10.  “The corona curfew from Friday 8 pm to Tuesday 7 am, which was extended on May … Read more Curfew in Uttar Pradesh extended till May 10 amid COVID-19 spurt

Tahira Kashyap speaks about her emotional breakdowns in these trying times, requests people to offer a silent prayer : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

COVID-19’s second wave has certainly claimed more lives than last year; with cases breaking records on a daily basis, the shortage of oxygen and medical supplies, even the vaccines have left the experts in a tough spot. With the entire country coming together to help out as much as we can, celebrities have also been … Read more Tahira Kashyap speaks about her emotional breakdowns in these trying times, requests people to offer a silent prayer : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Uttar Pradesh curfew to contain COVID-19 extended: Here’s how to apply for e-pass

New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government will issue an e-pass for those travelling during the ‘corona curfew’. On Monday (May 3), UP had increased the period of curfew till 7 am on May 6 (Thursday) in view of the alarming upswing in COVID-19 cases. The curfew was earlier scheduled to be in force till May … Read more Uttar Pradesh curfew to contain COVID-19 extended: Here’s how to apply for e-pass

Partial voluntary lockdown in Medak town

Though the State government has been indecisive in imposing lockdown to check the corona pandemic, the local bodies become pro-active and were taking decision. For instance, for the second time, the Medak Municipality has decided to impose voluntary partial lockdown for one week from May 5 to May 11. During these week days shops will … Read more Partial voluntary lockdown in Medak town

Rahul Gandhi Slams Central Govt for Inaction, Says Full Lockdown Only Option

Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday once again attacked the Narendra Modi government for its inaction as “many innocent people” continued to lose the battle against Covid. He said the only way to stop the apocalyptic march of the pandemic was an immediate complete lockdown with the protection of NYAY scheme for the vulnerable … Read more Rahul Gandhi Slams Central Govt for Inaction, Says Full Lockdown Only Option

Enforce lockdown or we will, Patna HC tells Bihar govt | India News – Times of India

PATNA: The Patna HC on Monday came down heavily on the Nitish Kumar government for failing to control the Covid situation in Bihar and also commented that “everything is an eyewash”. A division bench of Justices Chakradhari Sharan Singh and Mohit Kumar Shah asked advocate general Lalit Kishore to talk to the CM as a … Read more Enforce lockdown or we will, Patna HC tells Bihar govt | India News – Times of India